Total Time: 01h 05m
Hands-on Time: 00h 25m
Makes: 23 servings

Ginger adds zing to this traditional namesake cookie. Bake a batch whenever you want your home filled with its warm fragrance.

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  1. In a small bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda, spices and salt.
  2. In another bowl, cream together butter, brown sugar and sugar. Beat in molasses and egg.
  3. Add the dry ingredients to the wet and blend. Form into a ball and chill in refrigerator for 30 minutes or more.
  4. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  5. Shape heaping tablespoons of dough into balls, and place on lightly greased cookie sheet.
  6. Flatten with a drinking glass that has been dipped in sugar. Bake until bottoms are lightly browned, about 10 to 12 minutes.
  7. Let cool for 5 minutes, then enjoy!